Entertainment

Celebrate Italian American Heritage Month with "Thirty-One Days of Italians"

October 2018 |
Did you know…that the Montessori Method of teaching was developed by an Italian doctor? …that an Italian established the branch banking system in America? …that the popular red wagon was crafted by an Italian? …that an Italian created a...

Book Review - "Lowellville, Ohio: Murders, Mayhem & More"

October 2018 |
Roslyn Torella grew up in a little village in northeast Ohio situated on the Mahoning River called Lowellville. As a teenager, she was convinced that Lowellville was the most boring place on Earth. However, in 2013, Roslyn began researching the...

Irene Fornaciari Out From Under Familiar Shadows and Into Her Own Personal Spotlight

October 2018 |
The price of notoriety can be costly not only to the rich and famous but to their family members as well. Public scrutiny of one’s personal life can be invasive, cruel and relentless. Progeny who choose to emulate their successful parents have...

Tarantula Garganica - Intrepid Interpreters of Beloved Meridional Italian Musical Traditions

September 2018 |
The true beauty of Italy lies in the uniqueness of the 20 diverse regions that comprise this Mediterranean Basin peninsula. The Italian unification, or Risorgimento, was the political and social movement that consolidated the different states of...

From the Italian American Press - Italian Through Food

September 2018 |
One of the greatest cuisines in the world is Italian. It’s on all the “best” and “popular” food lists and, in America, Italian food tours of restaurants, specialty food shops and bakeries are offered in many large cities. In Italy, food is one of...

Local Authors Hit the Barnes and Noble Shelves

September 2018 |
È approdato lo scorso giugno sugli scaffali dei negozi di Barnes and Noble il romanzo Now You See Her, nato dalla collaborazione a quattro mani di Lisa Leighton e Laura Stropki, due sorelle  italo americane che vivono nell’area di Cleveland....

75th Annual Venice International Film Festival to Take Place Until September 8

September 2018 |
The 75th Annual Venice International Film Festival will be taking place from August 29th through September 8th in Venice, Italy. It is to be hosted by Italian actor Michele Riondino, and the current President of the festival's jury is academy award...

From the Italian American Press - Sweet Figs, Bitter Greens

August 2018 |
In una saga ispirata ai ricordi dell’infanzia, il fascino svanito di un’epoca passata abbraccia Lucy Salvatori e i suoi fratelli mentre affrontano le sfide della vita con un padre eccentrico e stravagante, noto come Maestro, che gestisce un piccolo...

Massimo Bubola (A Visionary and Socially-conscious Italian Folk-rock Pioneer)

August 2018 |
It has been said that “minds are like parachutes, that is, they only work when they are open.” Closing one’s eyes to the events that occur all around us does not render them non-existent or lessen their impact upon society. The music industry has...
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